MD Buyline Announces Editorial Contributions to and Sponsorship Agreement with the Healthcare Financial Management Association

MD Buyline to help provide purchasing information to healthcare finance professionals.

DALLAS, TX — May 22, 2013 — MD Buyline, the industry’s leading provider of healthcare clinical and technology research to drive improved financial performance across the healthcare supply chain announced today editorial contributions to and a sponsorship agreement with the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

HFMA will be posting on its website a section called “Fast Facts for Purchasers,” in which MD Buyline provides selected evidence-based financial, clinical and purchasing information, equipping hospitals with the relevant data and knowledge needed to reduce supply chain costs. In addition, MD Buyline is sponsoring a regular section in hfm magazine called “Buyer’s Brief,” also containing evidence-based information to support purchasing decisions.

Industry changes have made it even more essential that finance leaders use their time effectively, said Lee Guthrie, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at HFMA. “This is why they value information that can help them make efficient purchasing decisions. We appreciate MD Buyline’s support to help us make this information available to our members.

MD Buyline is excited to be making editorial contributions to, and sponsoring thought leadership with, an industry leader such as HFMA,” said Beverly Schierer, MD Buyline’s Vice President of Research & Analysis. “HFMA has carved out a special role as a membership organization that speaks directly and credibly to senior executives at hospitals and health systems. Their member base is in a unique position to apply HFMA’s leading-edge perspectives to great effect. We view this arrangement an incredible opportunity to provide actionable, evidence-based insights to key decision makers in hospitals and systems across the country.

About MD Buyline

For over 30 years, MD Buyline Inc. has been the leading provider of healthcare clinical and technology research to drive improved financial performance across the healthcare supply chain. MD Buyline provides the majority of the nation’s hospitals with objective evidence-based information to help them drive millions of dollars in savings annually. MD Buyline’s healthcare provider members access critical information about their supply chain investments every day through personalized analyst support and a technology platform comprised of real-time data and analyses. For more information on how MD Buyline can support your facility, find us online at, and on Twitter @mdbuyline.